Also, SOFTBANK affiliate Yahoo! (YHOO)
took a $1.5 million stake.
Webhire, a leading ASP in the business-to-business Net recruiting
marketplace, will use the funds to improve Net growth plans, which includes
content upgrades and aggressive marketing strategies.
“Because of SOFTBANK and its affiliates’ support, we’ve been able to
accelerate our execution of our overall strategy to lead the marketplace by
providing business-to-business Internet recruiting solutions directly over
the Internet,” said Marty Fahey, Webhire president and chief executive